1 traig

Cite this: eDIL s.v. 1 traig or dil.ie/41569

Forms: traigid, traig, troiged, troighthe, traigid, traigid, traighe, traigthe, troigthi, traigthe, traiged, traigh, traigthib, Troigleathan

n t, f. IGT Decl. § 191 . a s. traigid, Wb 23c4 . LU 6693 . traig, Sg. 130b2 . LU 1843 . SR 6587 . g s. troiged, Laws iv 214.18 Comm. troighthe, Acts vii 5 . d s. traigid, O'C. 252 ( H. 3.18, 146 ). n p. traigid, Mann. and Cust. iii 508.6 . LU 7204 . traighe, Laws iv 112.4 . traigthe, 112.3 . troigthi, 76.12 Comm. a p. traigthe, LU 4498 . g p. traiged, LU 2787 . traigh, Anecd. iii 10.5 . d p. traigthib, Sg. 120b4 . See ZCP vi 410.

I

(a) the human foot (occas. also of animals): t.¤ a tractu, vel quasi ter-rig .i. rig terram, ar isī benas fri lār, Corm. Y 1235 . imin bolg bis fo peis fo traigh, Laws i 152.12 Comm. Saliusa teand co t.¤ from head to foot, Fél.² cxxxv 1 . cid ríagail fo-certa forsna traigthib though the feet were measured, BDD² 32 . sléchtaid in clérech for díb traigthib ind nóeb `the cleric prostrated himself before the feet of the saint,' Ériu ii 204.9 .

(b) step: troigh do-chuaidh 'n-ar gcoinneine `he stepped forward to reach us,' Aithd.D. 59.3 . an chríoch ḟionnsa ón héigin troigh `from which one must go,' TD 41.18 . dá ndeachadh sé tarsa troigh `if A odh take precedence of them,' Aithd.D. 18.21 . troigh do bharr ar a bhronnadh `a step even beyond that generosity,' Studies 1939, 98 § 6 .

(c) In phrase do-léici traigid (do, ré n-) retires, yields, gives ground (to): ni tarlicid traigid seodapostolis `yield ye not pseudo-apostolis,' Wb 23c4 . teilc traigid dom, LU 6693 . is and sin dolléci Cu Chulaind traigid for culu re Fergus, 6695 . Cf. ni rucus t.¤ techid re n-oenfher, TBC 3187 . Echaid | nach dechaid traighid madma, SG 104.13 . See teiched.

II

(a) foot as measure of length. See Ériu ix 157 - 8 , ZCP xiv 358 . tri traighe a leithead, Laws iv 112.4 . sé troighthi ina hairde, no da dorn déc, 76.21 Comm. .vii. fichit traiged di thraigthib ... métt a dúne, Críth Gabl. 567 . da dorn a traigid—sé traigthi i ndeisceim, O'C. 252 ( H. 3.18, 146 ). seacht dtroighe mo thír dhúthaigh (i.e. the grave), PBocht 21.1 . Metr.: t.¤ cethargarait, `a foot of four short syllables,' Sg. 7b13 . dofóichred t.¤ ṅécmailt and `it would introduce an unwonted foot there,' 130b2 . sillab for deib traigthib, 120b4 . traigid comamserda comfodlaide, Goid. 101.44 . ata in tráigh conid armidetu demin inna sillab `the foot is a definite counting of the syllables,' Auraic. 1411 . Cf. 771 .

(b) a division of land (?): críchadh gach coigidh ... | ota traighidh cu trom-tuaith, BB 351b9 ( Met. Dinds. i 14.24 ). o baile go traighidh do thír, FM i 118.1 . See 2 trogan.

Compds. ¤éscaid nimble-footed . As subst.: eththar nach t. húaib isin tír, BDD² 435 . tanic co tricc trén t., TTr. 2019 . fa troighéasgaidh Cú an chleitín, DDána 117.32 . ¤lesc slow-footed: ná bí troighleasg, TD 2.3 . ¤lethan broad-footed: ind oinchosaig .i. in traiglethain, Goid. 71.3 . eachlach ... t. atmar, YBL 177a33 . eclach ... thaebthana t., BB 257b9 . As n. pr. Troigleathan mac Gairbh, CF 331 . ¤már large-footed, large-hooved: indara hech ... túagmar traigmar, LU 6490 . ? Tuirbi tragmar athair Gobain Saeir, BB 408b17 = athair Gobhain Tuirmi treagmhar, Ériu x 77 § 17 = trágmar, Met. Dinds. iv 226.7 . ¤shnám treading water (?): dorindset culsnam ┐ taebsnam ┐ traigedsnám and, Acall. 7228 v.l. Cf. ic traigirsnám, 3213 .